WAYS TO LOOK AFTER YOUR TEETH Milk teeth & Permanent teeth

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<ul><li>Slide 1</li></ul> <p>WAYS TO LOOK AFTER YOUR TEETH Milk teeth &amp; Permanent teeth Slide 2 Milk teeth How many milk teeth are there altogether? 20. What are the different kinds of milk teeth? Incisors Canine Molars Slide 3 How many of each kind are there in full set of milk teeth ? 4 incisors up and 4 down 2 canine up and 2 down 4 molars up and 4 down Slide 4 Permanent teeth How many permanent teeth in human body? 32. How many different kinds of permanent teeth are there? Incisors Canines Premolars Molars Slide 5 How many of each kind are there in full set of Permanent teeth? 4 incisors up and 4 down 2 canines up and 2 down 4 premolars up and 4 down 6 molars up 6 molars down Slide 6 Comparison Between Milk and Permanent teeth Small 20 teeth White color Can be replaced Big 32 teeth Pale yellow Cannot be replaced Slide 7 Function of each type of tooth Incisors------------------ Canines------------------ Molars ------------------ Cutting and Slicing Gripping and tearing Crushing and chewing Slide 8 What is a Tooth made of? -Enamel -Dentine -Pulp cavity -Cement -Gums Slide 9 More likely harmful for teeth -Candy -Cake -Chocolate -Fizzy drinks Less harmful food for teeth: -Apple -Banana -Water -Pear -Carrot Biscuits It is very important To watch out what you are eating Slide 10 How do you take care of your teeth? Brush your teeth twice a day. Drink water after meals to rinse food from teeth and gums. Visit the dentist to check your teeth twice a year. Clean teeth after meals and before going to bed. Eat more fruits and raw vegetables as snacks. Slide 11 What id plague? A thin layer of bacteria that form on the teeth and gums that can cause decay. Slide 12 What causes tooth decay? The sugar in the food is converted by bacteria into acid, which dissolves the tooth enamel and causes tooth decay. Slide 13 3B NOUR YOUSSEF </p>

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